Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 17 months ago

#21424 new defect

Treat directory guard success only as a partial success for the guard?

Reported by: nickm Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: needs-proposal guards tor-client needs-design
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Parent ID: #20822 Points:
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Right now, we treat having received data from a directory guard as that guard having succeeded. But this could be trouble: it doesn't actually mean that the guard will make circuits nicely. We could use a notion of 'partial success' for guards, possibly? Or a separate directory/circuit success track?

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comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by nickm

Parent ID: #20822

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by nickm

Keywords: tor-client needs-design added

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